Today Is National Maple Syrup Day! Grab Some Pancakes And Dig In!

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(PCM) We are not really sure why National Maple Syrup Day happens to fall right smack in the middle of December or the origins as to why it exists in the first place, but somebody had to pay homage to ooey goodness that is warm maple syrup, so why not today!

The incredibly sweet and unique flavor of maple syrup was first discovered by the Native Americans who came up with a way to harvest and boil the sap of a maple tree into a thick syrup. The sap of the maple tree begins to flow in late winter, so … read more...

General Mills Brings Back French Toast Crunch Cereal

(PCM) I don’t know about anyone else, but I am thrilled with the recent announcement from General Mills that they are bringing back the beloved French Toast Crunch Cereal.

French Toast Crunch has been on an eight year departure from store shelves and General Mills announced they were bringing the cereal back due to an unwavering demand by consumers.

Currently, French Toast Crunch is only available at a limited number of grocery stores nationwide, but fans can expect a nationwide roll out this January.

General Mills describes French Toast Crunch as ‘little toast shaped, maple-flavored bites of deliciousness’ and they … read more...

Slice Of Cake From The Royal Wedding In 2011 Sells For $7,500

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(PCM) Julien’s Auctions in Beverly Hills, CA has just sold a slice of wedding cake from the 2011 royal wedding of Prince William and Dutchess Catherine for the whopping sum of $7,500!

In fact, the auction house claims they were only expecting to receive about $1,000 or $2,000 at most for the cake slice. The slice is a fruit cake, which according to CNNMoney was eight tiers tall and took the bakers five weeks to make. It is also said that the cake will peak in flavor 13 months after it was baked and comes in a tin along with … read more...

Yuck! Chinese Restaurant Caught Tenderizing Meat On The Sidewalk Outside

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(PCM) A stomach turning discovery was recently made at a San Francisco Chinese restaurant called Lucky River. An employee of the restaurant was caught tenderizing frozen meat outside on a dirty sidewalk.

The question in everyone’s mind after thinking about how disgusting this was, is also just why anyone would be slamming the sidewalk with pounds of frozen meat. The San Francisco health inspector paid a visit to the restaurant and when asked about the incident was told that the employee was only trying to defrost the meat.

The owner of the restaurant urges diners not to worry as the … read more...

Girl Scout Cookies Enter The Digital Age!

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(PCM) For the very first time you will not be able to order Girl Scout Cookies online rather than waiting for door-to-door sales or that ever popular table or booth set up outside your local supermarket.

The 112-year old Girl Scout organization has recently revealed their Digital Cookie platform online and will begin taking sales on December 12th. The Girl Scout organization has always discouraged online sales in the past, as they did not want any web skilled Scouts or their parents to build epic web sites for sales that would be able knock out any competition in the area.… read more...

Anyone Else Offended By The New Weight Watchers Commercial?

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(PCM) Last night during my viewing of The Walking Dead’s mid-season finale, I caught a new commercial from Weight Watchers that left me a bit baffled. In fact, it wasn’t even until the end of the commercial that I realized that I was even viewing a commercial for Weight Watchers.

It was always my opinion that Weight Watchers was anti fat shaming, however the advertisement that I viewed truly seemed to promote the direct opposite. Playing on the popular kid’s tune “Happy And You Know It”, the commercial featured people who were both happy and sad chowing down on a … read more...

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